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Second body recovered from Ausable River

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WILMINGTON, N.Y. - The body of the second swimmer missing in the Ausable River in New York has been recovered.

According to police,  Michael Lawson's body was located around 3 p.m. Sunday afternoon.  Lawson was swimming in the Ausable River in Wilmington, New York with a group of friends Thursday went he was swept underwater. 

The body of another victim in that same group, 17-year-old Taoufik Maknani, has already been recovered. Both teens were students at Plattsburgh High School.

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